- December 16, 1941 - January 19, 2011
- New Market, Alabama
of Betty's Passing
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The outpouring of love, prayers and support by hundreds of people has been absolutely comforting and wonderfully overwhelming. We are so thankful as a family to see the best of society and people rising above our clouds of sadness. Thank you all.
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5 years have passed. So much I would want to tell you. Your oldest grandson is in the army and is 24. All your grandkids are growing up so fast, too fast really. It's hard for me to look at pictures of you and not think about how kind and sweet you were too me. I'll love you forever. Always in my thoughts.
Posted by: Mark Smith Jan 19, 2016
Two years have passed but the pain persists. She never failed to support me every step of my career and every time we relocated. She is everywhere in this house but she is not here. Life goes on but not the same life. I will always love her.
Posted by: Jack Smith - AL Jan 19, 2013
Two years ago today I lost my mom to cancer. I still struggle to construct my thoughts about how much I miss her and what she meant to me, all that she did for me and all that she did for me that I never even knew about. What a great mother. I remember you fondly this day. I love you always.
Posted by: Mark Smith - Brentwood, TN - Son Jan 19, 2013
Remembering my mom today. I'll never forget your unwavering love and belief in me. You were so sweet and kind to me. Your loving son.
Posted by: Mark Smith - Brentwood, TN Dec 16, 2012
Thinking of my sweet Nana right now, I miss her so much. I cannot even begin to describe what she meant to me, and I am so thankful that she is safely in the arms of her Savior! I cannot wait to see her again one day. I love you Nana!
Posted by: Ashley Smith - Brenwtood, TN - Grand-daughter Jun 29, 2012
Mom, I miss you everyday. You were filled with so much love for your family. I love you so much. You fought your cancer with such strength and dignity. An inspiration to a lot of people.
Posted by: Shannon Coffey - Huntsvile, AL - Daughter Jan 20, 2012
I miss you so much, Mom! Thanks for all the things you taught me. I am so thankful for all the trips we got to take together, Our last trip to D.C. was such an amazing time. All that walking - and you never seemed to get tired. I could tell you anything and you were always my biggest cheerleader. I love you.
Posted by: Erin Johnson - Huntsville , AL - Daughter Jan 19, 2012
Remembering this day a year ago. Dad and I watched Mom breathe her last breath a few minutes after midnight. Nothing prepares you for that. I praise Jesus for her life.
Posted by: Mark Smith - Brentwood, TN - Son Jan 19, 2012
Death leaves a heartache that no one can heal,
Love leaves a memory that no one can steal.
from an Irish tombstone.
She would have been 70 today. I would have been shopping for diamonds yesterday. I will always love her.
Posted by: Jack Smith - new market, AL - spouse Dec 17, 2011
Happy Birthday Mom. I love you and miss you so much.
Posted by: Shannon Dec 16, 2011